Dora High School

330 Glenn C Gant Cir.

Dora, AL 35062

Tel: (205)648-6863
  • Dora High School serves 511 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Dora High School operates within the Walker County School District.
  • Walker County School District's 74% graduation rate is equal to the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 511 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students511 students
Dora High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Dora High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Dora High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeDora High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Dora High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Dora High School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
n/a
33%
Dora High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
56%
Dora High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Dora High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.250.58
Dora High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
47%
Dora High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Dora High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Walker County School District's student population of 7,300 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,630 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,179 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWalker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
6
Number of Students Managed7,3002,879
Walker County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate74%74%
Walker County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue$78 MM$28 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$82 MM$29 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,630$9,721
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,179$10,229
Walker County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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